Options include scaling back the number of meetings, canceling external events and limiting the size of the country delegations that would travel to Washington. Another alternative is to hold “virtual” meetings by teleconference, and the institutions could still proceed with full-fledged meetings. … [Read more...] about IMF, World Bank consider ‘virtual’ Spring Meetings as virus spreads
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“When I was a small child, I often got sick and it was very hard for my parents. There were times my mother spent the whole night holding me as I had difficulty breathing”, said Tú, 35, who is now head of the Cancer Research and Clinical Trials Centre at National Cancer Hospital in Hà Nội. … [Read more...] about Doctor dedicates life to cancer patients
However, 55 per cent of the city’s land is used for agricultural produce, contributing 0.8 per cent of the city’s GDP, while the industrial and service sectors use only 6.8 per cent of the city’s land, contributing 99 per cent to the city’s GDP. … [Read more...] about City needs development policies as population surges
A blueprint of Long Thành Airport proposed to be built in Đồng Nai Province. Viet Nam News HCM CITY — The Government has instructed Đồng Nai Province to co-ordinate with relevant agencies to do a feasibility study for acquiring lands for the construction of Long Thành airport and paying their owners compensation. … [Read more...] about Govt tells Đồng Nai to do feasibility study for acquiring land for Long Thành airport
A male peacock on the rooftop of a house on Trần Quốc Thảo Street in HCM City. VNS Photo/Ngọc KhảiViet Nam News On Tuesday, residents on Trần Quốc Thảo Street in HCM City’s District 3 spotted a male peacock sitting behind a bush on the rooftop of an abandoned building. … [Read more...] about What was a peacock doing on a HCM City rooftop?